The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England region that had SQL Server Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SQL Server Developer
Rank 460 362 352
Rank change year-on-year
-98 -10
Contract jobs requiring a SQL Server Developer 159 275 261
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.33% 0.54% 0.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 0.57% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 215 186
Median daily rate £375 £365 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 5
Median hourly rate - £33.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.71%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.71%
SQL Server Developer
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the England region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
46209 48121 46401
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.90% 94.81% 94.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 30544 30820 29000
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £399 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.57% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1354 1845 1896
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.45 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.11% -2.18%

SQL Server Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of IT contracts across the England region that featured SQL Server Developer in the job title.

SQL Server Developer Jobs Demand Trend in England

SQL Server Developer
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SQL Server Developer across the England region.

SQL Server Developer Daily Rate Trend in England

SQL Server Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server Developer across the England region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016.

SQL Server Developer Daily Rate Histogram in England

SQL Server Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server Developer across the England region.

SQL Server Developer Hourly Rate Trend in England

SQL Server Developer
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server Developer within the England region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -73 52 £475 +5.55% 18
South East +21 40 £375 +11.11% 18
North West -16 19 £325 - 9
Yorkshire -20 16 £375 +19.04% 11
South West -12 9 £339 -3.21% 1
West Midlands -20 9 £360 +22.03% 1
East Midlands +6 7 £130 -58.73% 5
East of England +11 6 £325 -16.12% 3
North East -57 1 £325 - 3
SQL Server Developer
UK

SQL Server Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, SQL Server Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region featuring SQL Server Developer in the job title.

1 416 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 246 (59.13%) SQL
3 200 (48.08%) .NET
4 186 (44.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 175 (42.07%) C#
6 146 (35.10%) T-SQL
7 140 (33.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 130 (31.25%) Microsoft
9 111 (26.68%) Agile Software Development
10 103 (24.76%) Data Warehouse
11 102 (24.52%) Business Intelligence
12 100 (24.04%) MVC
13 98 (23.56%) Finance
14 96 (23.08%) ASP.NET
15 95 (22.84%) ETL
16 90 (21.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 78 (18.75%) JavaScript
18 67 (16.11%) SQL Server 2008
19 60 (14.42%) ASP.NET MVC
19 60 (14.42%) .NET Framework
19 60 (14.42%) SQL Server 2012
20 57 (13.70%) Team Foundation Server
21 54 (12.98%) MS Excel
22 51 (12.26%) Web Services
22 51 (12.26%) Performance Tuning
23 49 (11.78%) Data Modelling
24 48 (11.54%) jQuery
25 47 (11.30%) WCF
26 43 (10.34%) Oracle
27 42 (10.10%) Visual Studio

SQL Server Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 14 (3.37%) SharePoint
2 7 (1.68%) IIS
3 4 (0.96%) Apache
3 4 (0.96%) Apache Spark
3 4 (0.96%) SharePoint 2010
3 4 (0.96%) Tomcat
4 3 (0.72%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (0.72%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (0.48%) CMS
6 1 (0.24%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.24%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.24%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (0.24%) SAS
6 1 (0.24%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.24%) Umbraco
Applications
1 54 (12.98%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.48%) MS Office
2 2 (0.48%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.24%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.24%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (1.44%) RMDS
2 3 (0.72%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.24%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.24%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 13 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (0.72%) IaaS
2 3 (0.72%) PaaS
3 1 (0.24%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 3 (0.72%) Internet
1 3 (0.72%) Network Security
2 2 (0.48%) HTTP
3 1 (0.24%) FTP
3 1 (0.24%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 416 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 186 (44.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 140 (33.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 103 (24.76%) Data Warehouse
5 90 (21.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 67 (16.11%) SQL Server 2008
7 60 (14.42%) SQL Server 2012
8 29 (6.97%) SQL Server 2014
9 24 (5.77%) NoSQL
10 17 (4.09%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 16 (3.85%) Relational Database
11 16 (3.85%) SQL Server 2005
12 14 (3.37%) QlikView
13 11 (2.64%) Big Data
14 10 (2.40%) Apache Cassandra
15 9 (2.16%) SSDT
16 8 (1.92%) BusinessObjects
16 8 (1.92%) Oracle Database
17 7 (1.68%) Crystal Reports
17 7 (1.68%) DB2
Development Applications
1 57 (13.70%) Team Foundation Server
2 42 (10.10%) Visual Studio
3 16 (3.85%) Subversion
4 13 (3.13%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 8 (1.92%) Git (software)
5 8 (1.92%) NUnit
6 6 (1.44%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 4 (0.96%) TeamCity
8 2 (0.48%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (0.48%) ERwin
8 2 (0.48%) Maven
8 2 (0.48%) MSBuild
8 2 (0.48%) Octopus Deploy
9 1 (0.24%) AccuRev
9 1 (0.24%) JIRA
9 1 (0.24%) Moq
9 1 (0.24%) MSTest
9 1 (0.24%) Oracle APEX
9 1 (0.24%) ReSharper
9 1 (0.24%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 98 (23.56%) Finance
2 38 (9.13%) Banking
3 18 (4.33%) Front Office
4 15 (3.61%) Investment Banking
4 15 (3.61%) Marketing
5 9 (2.16%) Legal
6 6 (1.44%) Manufacturing
7 5 (1.20%) Law
8 4 (0.96%) Retail
9 3 (0.72%) Back Office
9 3 (0.72%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.48%) Electronics
10 2 (0.48%) Telecoms
11 1 (0.24%) Advertising
11 1 (0.24%) Games
11 1 (0.24%) Local Government
11 1 (0.24%) Private Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 200 (48.08%) .NET
2 96 (23.08%) ASP.NET
3 60 (14.42%) .NET Framework
3 60 (14.42%) ASP.NET MVC
4 51 (12.26%) Web Services
5 48 (11.54%) jQuery
6 47 (11.30%) WCF
7 42 (10.10%) HTML
8 38 (9.13%) CSS
8 38 (9.13%) XML
9 33 (7.93%) Entity Framework
10 28 (6.73%) AngularJS
10 28 (6.73%) MDX
11 23 (5.53%) WinForms
12 19 (4.57%) HTML5
12 19 (4.57%) WPF
13 15 (3.61%) ASP.NET Web API
14 14 (3.37%) REST
14 14 (3.37%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 13 (3.13%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 28 (6.73%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (6.25%) Replication
3 14 (3.37%) N-Tier
4 13 (3.13%) Fixed Income
5 11 (2.64%) Management Information System
6 10 (2.40%) Computer Science
7 8 (1.92%) Algorithms
8 6 (1.44%) Reference Data
9 5 (1.20%) Derivative
9 5 (1.20%) Equities
9 5 (1.20%) Inversion of Control
9 5 (1.20%) Mathematics
9 5 (1.20%) NHS
9 5 (1.20%) User Experience
10 4 (0.96%) Artificial Intelligence
10 4 (0.96%) Data Extraction
10 4 (0.96%) Data Structures
10 4 (0.96%) Virtual Team
10 4 (0.96%) Visualisation
11 3 (0.72%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 25 (6.01%) Windows
2 6 (1.44%) Linux
2 6 (1.44%) Unix
3 4 (0.96%) Windows Server
4 2 (0.48%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (0.48%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.24%) Android
5 1 (0.24%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.24%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (26.68%) Agile Software Development
2 102 (24.52%) Business Intelligence
3 100 (24.04%) MVC
4 95 (22.84%) ETL
5 51 (12.26%) Performance Tuning
6 49 (11.78%) Data Modelling
7 34 (8.17%) Scrum
8 33 (7.93%) TDD
8 33 (7.93%) Unit Testing
9 30 (7.21%) Migration
10 26 (6.25%) Web Development
11 20 (4.81%) Data Migration
11 20 (4.81%) High Availability
12 18 (4.33%) CRM
12 18 (4.33%) Kimball Methodology
13 17 (4.09%) Analytics
13 17 (4.09%) Continuous Integration
13 17 (4.09%) ETL Development
14 14 (3.37%) OOP
15 13 (3.13%) OO
Programming Languages
1 246 (59.13%) SQL
2 175 (42.07%) C#
3 146 (35.10%) T-SQL
4 78 (18.75%) JavaScript
5 29 (6.97%) Java
6 24 (5.77%) VB.NET
7 21 (5.05%) VBA
8 16 (3.85%) C
9 15 (3.61%) C++
10 14 (3.37%) VB
11 12 (2.88%) PL/SQL
12 10 (2.40%) PowerShell
13 7 (1.68%) Ruby
13 7 (1.68%) VBScript
14 6 (1.44%) PHP
14 6 (1.44%) XAML
15 5 (1.20%) Python
16 4 (0.96%) MATLAB
17 3 (0.72%) Shell Script
17 3 (0.72%) VB6
Qualifications
1 25 (6.01%) Degree
2 10 (2.40%) Security Cleared
3 5 (1.20%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (1.20%) SC Cleared
4 3 (0.72%) BPSS Clearance
4 3 (0.72%) DV Cleared
5 2 (0.48%) MCSD
6 1 (0.24%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (2.64%) QA
2 7 (1.68%) Disclosure Scotland
3 5 (1.20%) Data Quality
4 3 (0.72%) SLA
5 1 (0.24%) GAAP
5 1 (0.24%) HL7
5 1 (0.24%) Solvency II
System Software
1 6 (1.44%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.24%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 3 (0.72%) SCCM
2 2 (0.48%) Microsoft Clustering
2 2 (0.48%) SCOrch
3 1 (0.24%) DBAmp
3 1 (0.24%) Grafana
3 1 (0.24%) Kibana
3 1 (0.24%) logstash
3 1 (0.24%) StatsD
3 1 (0.24%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 130 (31.25%) Microsoft
2 43 (10.34%) Oracle
3 9 (2.16%) Reuters
4 7 (1.68%) Cognos
5 6 (1.44%) ION Trading
5 6 (1.44%) Tableau
5 6 (1.44%) TIBCO
6 5 (1.20%) Informatica
6 5 (1.20%) SAP
7 4 (0.96%) Bloomberg
8 3 (0.72%) DevExpress
8 3 (0.72%) Teradata
9 2 (0.48%) Cerner
9 2 (0.48%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (0.48%) Sybase
10 1 (0.24%) Infragistics
10 1 (0.24%) MicroStrategy
10 1 (0.24%) Sitecore
10 1 (0.24%) Talend
10 1 (0.24%) Telerik
Cambridgeshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
iKas International
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
Oscar
Rate: £300 - £325 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
SLS Services Ltd
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Hotfoot Recruitment
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago